The Roman Republic Quiz! Trivia Facts

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The Roman Republic Quiz! Trivia Facts

The Roman Republic quiz trivia facts! Rome had the first laws in writing and they were identified as the twelve laws which guaranteed students equal treatment under the law. One of the laws was that females would remain in guardianship even when they have attained their majority. Most of them would be considered as harsh today. By taking this quiz, you will get to review what you know about how the government was structure and the laws too. Give it a try!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When did the Roman Republic begin?
    • A. 

      509 B.C.

    • B. 

      1999

    • C. 

      509 A.D.

    • D. 

      300 B.C.

  • 2. 
    Why was Italy easy to unify?
    • A. 

      It was by the water so a lot of ships could come in and out.

    • B. 

      Italy was very populated and provided a great place for shopping.

    • C. 

      It wasn't broken into small isolated valleys.

    • D. 

      Italy had a successful economy.

  • 3. 
    Rome was located in the middle of Italy which was located in the middle of what body of water?
    • A. 

      Altantic Ocean

    • B. 

      Pacific Ocean

    • C. 

      Red Sea

    • D. 

      Meditteranean Sea.

  • 4. 
    Who had absolute power in a Roman family household?
    • A. 

      The mother

    • B. 

      The father

    • C. 

      The grandparents

    • D. 

      The children

  • 5. 
    Girls and boys were expected to
    • A. 

      Take care of the family

    • B. 

      Become warriors

    • C. 

      Read and write

    • D. 

      Work at a young age

  • 6. 
    Who were the two brothers that became tribunes within ten years of each other who shared the last name Gracchus?
    • A. 

      Julius and Tiberius

    • B. 

      Appius and Gaius

    • C. 

      John and Justin

    • D. 

      Tiberius and Gaius

  • 7. 
    Who were the goddess of hearth and the keeper of fire?
    • A. 

      Vesta

    • B. 

      Jupiter

    • C. 

      Zeus

    • D. 

      Neptune

  • 8. 
    The republic lasted for how long?
    • A. 

      59 years

    • B. 

      10 years

    • C. 

      450 years

    • D. 

      709 years

  • 9. 
    Who had complete control of the government?
    • A. 

      Consul

    • B. 

      Plebians

    • C. 

      President

    • D. 

      Dictator

  • 10. 
    Every year the senate chose how many consuls?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      1

    • D. 

      3